Solution Architect (f/m/x)

DevOps & Architecture • Full Time • Lisbon

Hey there!

We are Mercedes-Benz.io! Our mission is to create digital experiences to shape the way for the future of Mercedes-Benz and a new world of mobility.  

We don’t care about your shoes, as long as you are wearing the right attitude. At Mercedes-Benz.io we walk the talk and make things happen. We do not digitize for the sake of being digital but for a better tomorrow for our customers. That’s not our job; it’s our passion. Therefore, we love to reflect and challenge everything – the status quo, Mercedes-Benz and ourselves. We share the same beliefs and stand up for each other and this is why we hire unique people. 

In this role you will

  • Have the main mission of helping to drive the product development by focusing on business challenges, using product discovery techniques and developing solutions to increase it’s business performance
  • Be the one responsible for closing the gap between business and technical concepts, helping the PO pushing the product forward. How? By balancing trade-offs between technical and business needs and providing key insights on a technology point of view
  • Work closely with your peers – product owner on one side and software engineers on the other side 
  • Based on your in-depth know-how in requirements management/engineering and creating software specifications, you will be responsible for creating technical solutions and system integration with the development teams to enable digital transformation in our organisation.

To succeed you need

  • + 5 years’ experience working in software and system architecture
  • Domain of API’s requirements and specification of Java Applications
  • Good understanding of how frontend interfaces interact with backend services and common patterns (authentication, communication, etc)
  • Comfortable with agile software development and DevOps environments
  • You clearly and transparently communicate software requirements in the form of documentation and other artefacts and tailor your communication to different target groups
  • Your way of working is characterised by team spirit, excellent communication skills in English and high quality standards set for yourself regarding the quality of your work

You will be happy with

  • Open source software
  • No top-down hierarchy. We trust in your self-organization
  • Colleagues that are as smart, hardworking and driven as you
  • An amazing open-minded and informal culture with the backup of a giant company like Mercedes-Benz
  • IPhone, MacBook Pro or Dell (your choice) and noise-cancelling headphones; 
  • Health insurance for you and your family
  • Life insurance
  • Proactive self-development in international Trainings and Conferences
  • Language Training courses
  • Feel good actions (massages, nutrition sessions, happy hour and more)
  • Brand Connection Perks (Test Drives, Renting Programs and more)
  • Much more cool stuff …

What you’ll need to know about us

Mercedes-Benz.io develops software and technology for the digital platforms of Mercedes-Benz. We are focused on creating digital experiences for the future of Mercedes-Benz mobility worldwide, developing products for Sales & Marketing. 

Our main products are the Mercedes-Benz Website worldwide, the e-commerce platform, digital services and aftersales solutions.

We work in Holacracy – a “non-classical” framework which represents our operating system within the company. Our setup is based on purpose, circles and roles as well as their specific accountabilities.

 

This is a full-time position, based in our office in Lisbon. We have a fantastic team with people from all over the world. We encourage frequent collaboration and pairing across disciplines. English is the main working language. 

Mercedes-Benz.io is an equal opportunities employer. We believe that diverse experiences and a broad collective perspective lead to a better company culture and better products. 

Interested in engaging with a continuously evolving company to work hard, play hard and party hard? If so, please send your resumé (in English and PDF). 

THE RECRUITING TEAM IS LOOKING FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR APPLICATION

Feel free to contact for further information and answers to your questions.

We Care About You

Hardware of Choice

are you team MAC or team DELL? You can be on either team and get the hardware of your choice. Our headphones are BOSE though.

Health Insurance

health insurance for MB.ioneers, their spouse and children* (*until they are 25 years old. Children with disabilities of 60% or more will still be covered if they are over 25 years old).

Sick Leave Support

social security does not pay for the first three days of sick absences. We got your back on this one!

Lunch Allowance

we support your quality time with colleagues during lunch with a little allowance

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